# How far is Buraidah from Istanbul?

The distance between Istanbul (Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport) and Buraidah (Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport) is 1303 miles / 2097 kilometers / 1132 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Istanbul (SAW) to Buraidah (ELQ) is 1668 miles / 2684 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 30 hours 26 minutes.

1303
Miles
2097
Kilometers
1132
Nautical miles
2 h 58 min
167 kg

## Distance from Istanbul to Buraidah

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Istanbul to Buraidah. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1303.067 miles
• 2097.083 kilometers
• 1132.334 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 1303.888 miles
• 2098.404 kilometers
• 1133.047 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## How long does it take to fly from Istanbul to Buraidah?

The estimated flight time from Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport to Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport is 2 hours and 58 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) and Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ)

On average, flying from Istanbul to Buraidah generates about 167 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 167 kilograms equals 368 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Istanbul to Buraidah

See the map of the shortest flight path between Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport (SAW) and Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport (ELQ).

## Airport information

Origin Istanbul Sabiha Gökçen International Airport
City: Istanbul
Country: Turkey
IATA Code: SAW
ICAO Code: LTFJ
Coordinates: 40°53′54″N, 29°18′33″E
Destination Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz International Airport
City: Buraidah
Country: Saudi Arabia
IATA Code: ELQ
ICAO Code: OEGS
Coordinates: 26°18′10″N, 43°46′27″E